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“Exquisite - ambience and food”
Review of Quarry Salamanca - CLOSED

Quarry Salamanca
Cuisines: Australian
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed September 28, 2013

You will not one want to miss one of the finest restaurants in Hobart a city of fine food and eateries. The Quarry is one of Australia's best. Great food. Great prices. Great service. Wonderful reasonably priced wines

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Thank LindsayStoddart
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Reviewed August 19, 2013

Visited on the March long weekend, place was one of the few with vacancies for dinner. Waitress was helpful, but the food was poor. Not going back. This venue lacks an identify, it cannot quite make up it's mind if it wants to be a bar, music venue, restaurant, club or lounge.

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Thank David S
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Reviewed July 28, 2013

Dined here on a very quiet night but the food was good. The presentation of the plate was OK just but the cooking was great. Fillet steak was cooked perfectly and flathead was also. I would suggest this would be even better on a busy night. Prices were OK

Thank nbrown1
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Reviewed July 6, 2013

Found a cosy corner by the fire to meet friends for coffee and ended up staying for lunch - soup and sandwiches which you can't really go wrong with. Both were good and served hot and promptly. It was market day but not too busy and an oasis of calm from what was happening on the street. The staff was friendly and attentive. Oh, and the loos were nice and clean.

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Thank PollardHackett
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Reviewed June 29, 2013

Decided to head in for a wine on a Saturday night and stayed for dinner. The service of the staff was very good in attending to us and accommodating us at a busy time at last minute.

Ordered only mains- lamb and duck. Both were around $30. The duck came out and was three small pieces of rare duck breast surrounded by a small amount of risotto (I could have counted the grains relatively easily.) I like rare duck meat. But this was woefully cooked, resulting in the duck being inedible (was like sucking on mildly duck flavoured rubber.)

Lamb was ok. I say ok, but compared to the duck it was 5 star. In other circumstances it would have been average. It came with potato bake, the portion being akin to a small stack of 20c pieces.

The place tried way too hard to be gourmet. But really failed any sort of quality food.

I recommend you head in for a drink- its enjoyable to sit out the front or back and enjoy a glass of wine. Don't eat there. Seriously. You're better off trying to chew your arm off or starving.

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1  Thank Wodjy
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